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Daman to be Headquarters of the Merged Union Territory

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi chaired Union Cabinet on Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 designated that the city of Daman will be the headquarters of the newly constituted Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. Daman is a city in the erstwhile UT Daman & Diu, located on the west ..

India and Bangladesh ink key agreements in I&B sector

For further deepening of engagements between India and Bangladesh, At the Information and Broadcasting Minister’s meet 2020 both countries have signed key agreements in the field of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) in New Delhi on Tuesday, 14th January 2020. A co-production agreement was signed between the Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar and ..

Institute of National Importance Status to Gujarat Ayurved University

To upgrade the standard of Ayurveda education in the country, the Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar addressed the press after the Union Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, 8th January 2020 and informed that the status of the Gujarat Ayurved University located in Jamnagar will be elevated as an institute of national importance under ..

First ‘Antarrashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman’ will be Conferred on Tuesday

Since 2015, 21st June has been observed as International Day of Yoga following the proposal of the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi on September 27, 2014, at the United Nations General Assembly. A draft resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on 14 October 2014, entitled 21st June as International Day of Yoga In order ..

Digital Radio to revamp Akashvani in 2024

While addressing the annual Akashvani Awards function in New Delhi on Tuesday, 24th December 25, 2019, the Union Minister of Information & Broadcasting and of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar informed that the Government of India is committed to its plan to revamp Akashvani, and for that, the Digital Radio will be introduced ..

7 FM Transmitters along Indo-Nepal Border gets Government Approval

The Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar in a written reply to Lok Sabha has informed that the Government has given its approval for setting up 7 FM transmitters along the Indo-Nepal border in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, and Uttarakhand. 3 transmitters will be set up at Bihar’s Bathnaha(Araria district), Narkatiaganj(West ..